Lions Clubs International Celebrates 100 Years Of Achievement Around The World.

The LIONS Club international founded by Melvin Jones in Chicago,U.S.A in June 7,1917 with the motto ‘WE SERVE’ which expresses true Lionism is celebrating it’s 100th anniversary which started off in July 1 2017 till June 30 2018 to mark the commencement of a new  LION’s year and to notify the public about the five key service projects for the Lion’s year which are engaging the youths, relieving the hungry, protecting the environment; sight preservation ,diabetics screening and awareness campaign.

Health is Wealth, this year’s celebration will also give attention to education and enlighten on sickle cell disease and work with relevant NGOs for support and treatment of victims and also explore the possibility of partnering with some state governments to carry out renovation and supply of equipment of selected public schools. The club which has over 1.4 million members in 210 countries and more than 48,000 clubs make it the world largest club organization which is keen at helping local communities to reach out to children, youths and aged people who need improvement and also people who don’t have enough to eat.

LIONS which means ‘‘Liberty,Intelligence,Our Nation’s Safety’’ or ‘’Loving Individuals offering needed Service’’ is not  a ‘CULT’ but truly a ‘SERVICE CLUB’ which is aimed at improving the lives of at least 200 million people by 2021 through expanded humanitarian services.


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